Programs at Casa Werma

Casa Werma has fully reopened and is offering the following in-person programs in 2022 below. Come join us! All are welcome here.


Wind, Flag, Mind Moves – A Binational Contemplative Writers Series

Open Dates
Zoom (online)
Join us for this unique virtual line-up of readings, workshops and discussions, where we engage with notable authors and meditation practitioners as we explore the relationship of contemplative practices, social action, and the written word.  

Writing Retreat: Nature Inspired Creativity, Reconnecting With Our Kin

con Christina Burress

November 10 - 14, 2022
Casa Werma
This 3-day writing retreat is designed to revitalize your creativity by reconnecting to the wisdom and teachings of the natural world. We will discover how deepening our relationship with Nature can inspire writing, meaningful discussions, art-making, and good health.

Dralas of Casa Werma

con Acharya Richard John

February 22 - March 1, 2023
Casa Werma
This 6-day vajrayana retreat will be grounded in the practice and study of the Werma Sadhana. We will also explore some of the drala treasures of the Patzcuaro region: the annual migration of the Monarca butterflies, a lhasang at the pyramids of Tzintzuntzan, and indigenous cuisine and arts.

Ten-Day Mahamudra Retreat

con Acharya Richard John

March 2 - 13, 2023
Casa Werma
This Mahamudra Retreat will be structured according to the classic text by the Karmapa IX, "Pointing Out the Dharmakaya." This retreat will align the traditional investigation and pointing out instructions of mahamudra and trekcho.